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Recommended update for sitar


(Last modified: 19NOV2007)

solutions Recommended update for sitar SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (9d7b483ce6bb8642e45f71ff1bf28d19)

Applies to

Package: sitar
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM S/390 31bit
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
Open Enterprise Server
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Patch: patch-11734
Release: 20071119
Obsoletes: none


Every user of sitar should install this update.



Problem description

  • General factor 8 speedup
  • introduce "--all" for "--check-consistency --find-unpacked"
  • improvements to --format and --outfile options
  • source code reorganization
  • Update to sitar-1.0.6 plus fixes


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fhv sitar.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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